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swill

cooked edible garbage fed to pigs.
References in classic literature ?
Little Swills is waiting for the coroner and jury on their return.
To tipple, booze, swill, soak, guzzle, lush, bib, or swig.
Already, at three o'clock, Kezia, the good-hearted, bad-tempered housemaid, who regarded all people that came to the sale as her personal enemies, the dirt on whose feet was of a peculiarly vile quality, had begun to scrub and swill with an energy much assisted by a continual low muttering against "folks as came to buy up other folk's things," and made light of "scrazing" the tops of mahogany tables over which better folks than themselves had had to--suffer a waste of tissue through evaporation.